Sony A7II Review

So I’ve never really done a gear review before. I take the ones I read online with a grain of salt, as most of them are not done by people who use the cameras or gear the way that I do. But as more and more of my colleagues have been moving to the smaller...
Aid for Syrian Refugees: A call to action.

Aid for Syrian Refugees: A call to action.

People often ask me what we should do about Syria or ISIS. I often put off the question because honestly, I do not know. I think early action would have been better, but we are where we are now. The bottom line is that you don’t need to know anything except that...

Fundraising for Refugees

As many of you remember, while working with Syrian Refugees this Spring in Southern Turkey I came across many families who were in dire need of help. Through the generosity of many of you I was able to raise more than $2,500, all of which went directly to help people...
Lensculture Top 50 Emerging Talents Award!

Lensculture Top 50 Emerging Talents Award!

I’m very pleased to announce that I’ve been selected by Lensculture as one of their Top 50 Emerging Talents for Photography in 2014. What an honor to be recognized alongside such a talented and diverse group of international photographers. Look for more to...
Honorable Mention in Kontinent Awards 2014!

Honorable Mention in Kontinent Awards 2014!

I’m very happy to announce that I made the cut to an Honorable Mention in the 2014 Kontinent Awards in the Editorial/Documentary Projects Category. I really feel like I was honored by being placed next to some photographers who I greatly admire.
Cover of 2014 Small Arms Survey

Cover of 2014 Small Arms Survey

My photo of Rukan, a Kurdish fighter in Aleppo, made the cover of Small Arms Survey 2014. However, I am saddened that Rukan was killed in an airstrike earlier this year. RIP.